How to Apply

Admission eligibility for the Master of Science in Accountancy Program (MSACCY) requires a four-year undergraduate degree (or foreign equivalent) from an accredited institution.

All required documents, application fee, and test scores must be received by the deadline date. Upon acceptance, new students are required to complete several steps prior to the start of their first term. For more information, see the What to Expect After Acceptance section.

For any inquiries regarding the application process, please contact the MSACCY admissions team at applymsaccy@uh.edu.

Prerequisites

There are specific prerequisite courses that must be completed to be considered for admission.

Three-Step

Application Checklist

1. Fill out the online application

  • Click the "Apply Now" button above.
  • Pay the application fee — $50 for domestic students and $80 for international students. Application fees are waived for veterans.

2. Send in all required documents

  • Follow the directions on this page under the section "Requirements."
  • You'll need official transcripts, letters of recommendation, a goal statement, GMAT/GRE scores, a résumé and international students will need other documents, too.

3. Follow your application status

  • You will receive a welcome e-mail 24-48 hours after applying.
  • If notified of missing items, submit promptly.
  • Expect an update on your status 2-3 weeks after applying. Interviews are by invitation only.

Application Guidelines

  • Deadlines & Addresses

    MSACCY Admission Deadlines

    Semester Domestic Applicant International Applicant
    Summer Session April 15th February 15th
    Fall Session July 1 May 1st
    Spring Session December 1st October 1st
    Spring Session

    Domestic: Dec. 1 Dec. 18*
    International: Oct. 1

    Summer Session

    Domestic: April 15
    International: Feb. 15

    Fall Session

    Domestic: July 1
    International: May 1

    Addresses

    In-Person Delivery Mail Advising Office Physical Address
    University of Houston
    Welcome Center
    4400 University Drive
    Houston, TX 77004
    University of Houston
    Graduate Admissions
    5000 Gulf Freeway
    UH Technology Bridge
    Building No. 3, Rm. 170
    Houston, TX 77204-2105
    Professional Accounting Programs Office
    CBB, Suite 304
    4242 Martin Luther King Boulevard
    Houston, TX 77204-6021
    In-Person Delivery

    University of Houston
    Welcome Center
    4400 University Drive
    Houston, TX 77004

    Mail

    University of Houston
    Graduate Admissions
    5000 Gulf Freeway
    UH Technology Bridge
    Building No. 3, Rm. 170
    Houston, TX 77204-2105

    Advising Office Physical Address

    Professional Accounting Programs Office
    CBB, Suite 304
    4242 Martin Luther King Boulevard
    Houston, TX 77204-6021

  • Requirements

  • International Applicants

  • What to Expect After You Have Applied

  • Steps After Admission